Tag: School

Tips for knowing when you should keep your child home from school January 17, 2019

Know when to keep kids home sick from school

Remember these 7 symptoms to know if your child is too sick to go to class.

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Children Cold & Flu

September 7, 2018

Head lice: myths, facts and treatment

When you get that dreaded call from school, here's what to do to handle head lice.

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pedestrian safety August 7, 2018

How to make back to school a safer time

Child-pedestrian incidents are increasing as kids go back to school. Here's how to keep everyone safe.

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Children Safety

How to make back to school a fun, safe time August 7, 2017

How to make back to school a fun, safe time

Back-to-school is a great time to reinforce safety messages.

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Children Safety

headaches in children August 23, 2016

Going back to school can literally be a headache

The transition from summer break to classes can cause pain. Here’s why and what to do.

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Children Teens

7 Ways to Nurture Your Young Musician August 15, 2016

7 ways to nurture the young musician

Mom of two young musicians shares advice for encouraging kids' talent without squelching their passion.

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mononucleosis symptoms and treatment in teens August 9, 2016

Does my child have mono?

Mononucleosis hits teens hardest. A Vanderbilt doctor discusses how to handle the virus.

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Ear, Nose & Throat Teens

Tips to survive sending your child to college August 8, 2016

Advice to survive sending your child to college

We have some supportive thoughts for parents whose children are moving off to college.

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food allergies at school August 3, 2016

How to handle food allergies at school

For children just diagnosed with serious food allergies, navigating class parties or school lunches may seem impossible. Here’s how to proactively manage food allergies at school.

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